2 killed, 2 injured in stabbing in central China

Two children dead and two injured in knife attack at primary school in Hunan province, according to local officials. Suspected already apprehended by police.

Two children were killed and two others injured by a man in a primary school in central China’s Hunan Province Wednesday morning, the local government said.

The suspect, identified as a 31-year-old man surnamed Zheng, allegedly attacked the students using a knife at Wanquan Primary School in Ningyuan County at 7:16am, the county government said in an online statement.

The two injured students are undergoing medical treatment. Their injuries are not life-threatening, according to the statement.

Zheng has been apprehended by local police and further investigation is ongoing.

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